Victoria Chiu, from The Institut de Droit de l'Environnement, has been a lecturer in public law at the Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3 since September 2015. Specialized in water law, she defended her doctoral thesis in November 2014, on "La protection de l'eau en droit public. Comparative study of Spanish, French and Italian law". Since then, she has published several articles and spoken at numerous conferences in France and abroad. Its scientific contribution consists more particularly in comparing national laws applicable to water, in order to build a reflection that goes beyond the limits of a single legal system.